A few times per year we receive email from other patriots that have veteran resources to share, so here are some useful links recently provided by Adam Evans: SNAP Benefitshttps://militarybenefits.info/snap-benefits/ VA Housing Grants for Disabled Veteranshttps://www.benefits.com/veterans-disability/housing-for-disabled-veterans Current VA Loan Rates …

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The VFW Auxiliary is proud to announce the national winners of the 2020-2021 Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. First-place Department (state) entries were judged at National Headquarters in July.  Celine Min took first place in the Young American Creative …

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The following VFW Auxiliary youth contest and scholarship entries are due to a local VFW Auxiliary by March 31: Illustrating America: This contest rewards the artistic abilities of elementary and middle/junior high school students. The contest consists of three grade …

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Captain James Ahn, a graduate of UC Riverside and the Claremont McKenna College Army ROTC program, died in 2015 during a parachute training operation while participating with his Special Forces unit in Washington State. For all of us who knew …

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Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, marked the 30th anniversary of the conclusion of Operation Desert Storm. The operation lasted 43 days from Jan. 17 – Feb. 28, 1991, and involved several hundred thousand service members. The VFW and its Auxiliary members will always be thankful for …

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